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Bakken Oil From Shale, Greenhouse Gas Emissions, and Global Oil Economics

Bob McConnell
Mary Washington U
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Summary

Students work with oil production data to assess the environmental impact, and economic controls, of oil production and consumption.

Learning Goals

Relates oil production and reserves to oil price and environmental impact


Engages students in civil discourse/ communications that lead to more effective decisions

CT and data analysis

Context for Use

College or AP High School lab-type exercise.

Description and Teaching Materials

Some material may be copyrighted. Bakken Oil Reserves (Microsoft Word 33kB Mar16 13)




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